Two bandits were killed when the security forces in Zamfara State foiled attacks on a community in Tsafe Local Government Area.
The Command Spokesperson, CSP Muhammad Shehu, said othe bandits fled with possible gunshot wounds.
He said the Commissioner of Police, Mr Kolo Yusuf has commended the resilience of the operatives and assured residents that the command was very committed to curtailing the resurgence of crimes in the state.
“The commissioner of police, also appreciated the joint efforts of the police and military operations in the state, to curtail the menace of armed banditry and other criminal elements,” he added.
Shehu called on the general public to continue to support security agencies in their efforts to restore lasting peace and security in the state.
He said that the command would continue to improve and sustain the fight against banditry in the state.